13 April 2018

The Russian-Austrian working group discussed cooperation in agriculture

Director of the Rosspetsmash Association Alla Elizarova took part in the IX meeting of the interdepartmental Russian-Austrian Working Group on Cooperation in Agriculture in Vienna.


The event was attended by Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation Evgeny Gromyko and Secretary General of the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism of Austria Josef Plank, Russian Ambassador to Austria Dmitry Lubinsky, Russian Trade Representative in Austria Alexander Potemkin, heads of the Departments of the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia, a representative of the Department of Agricultural, Food and Road and Construction Machine-Building of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia Nikolay Bashlykov.

At the meeting, the parties agreed to expand cooperation on the development of rural areas, organic farming, certification and participation in exhibitions.

"The Russian side invited Austrian colleagues to participate in the AGROSALON - 2018 exhibition, which will be held in Moscow from 9 to 12 October 2018. In addition, the protocol of the meeting includes a proposal to share the experience of experts and representatives of agricultural and food engineering companies from Russia and Austria in the production process, " - Alla Elizarova said.